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closely all over the country and in my hometown of baltimore, which has charter schools but in baltimore's charter schools, the teachers are unioned and the parents have a lot of stay. they are not owned by private companies. nonprofit groups are helping to manage the schools. it is a very different situation. i think what's happening on this teach the test, rahm emanuel puts his kids in the lab school. a great school. the head of the lab school said at the beginning of the strike, believe in testing. i don't believe in these kind of tests for our children. his own kids don't have to work for that. >> this is the point. i've been at elite, you taught at elite universities, princeton and others, that have gone away from using s.a.t.s for their entrance requirements. this he recognize that the main thing that standardized tests tell us is about the educational and economic situation of the family. if your family has some wealth, if your family has college educated people, you do well on standardized tests and they have very little to do with what's going on in the classroom. >> w
to work better than was going on now. host: from "the baltimore sun" this morning -- back to our discussion regarding who you trust on foreign policy -- pittsburgh , pa., on our line for democrats -- caller: no question, i am a retired military person and these people who are supposed to be experts on these things and have never served and all but want to do is go to war. the president is doing his job. they forgot that when bush was president, embassies were attacked. we have a short memory. i think the people just don't like obama. they will use any excuse to attack this man. this is really something people who don't know anything are saying the man apologizes. when did he apologize? host: our line for independents - go ahead caller: i support mitt romney on this. i heard the other day of our military men that were over there to protect the ambassador were not allowed to have the weapons loaded. all these people calling in about foreign affairs -- if cspan could rewind the tape and played back when he was over there at the summit when he thought the microphones were off and he
baltimore orioles at home this weekend, and they started it off with a victory in front of a sell-out crowd at the coliseum. orioles up 1-0 in the bottom of the fourth but not anymore. two-run shot to left over the lucas oil's sign. a's up 3-2 and avery tries to sneak second but derek norris gunning him down. crowd goes nuts. forget the wild card. oakland wants the west. they're three games back. game 2 against the o's 6:05 tonight. >>> giants in the desert take on the d-backs. houston iii, not anymore as well. hunter pence slaps one deep in left center. d-backs with the bases loaded in the 6th. different outcome. sandoval snags the line drive off the bat of chris young saving some runs. giants win 6-2. dodgers also won. giants a seven and a half game lead in the west. >>> the n.h.l. is hours away from its second lockout in 8 years. more on the demand by players to the owners and why they're failing to find common ground. >> plus, if you are looking for a job, head down to greater in. how you can -- great america. how you can get paid to be a part of their upcoming event. -what's up?
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